Find information on other external scholarships. These aren’t administered by the University of Newcastle so follow the links to get all the info you need.

External scholarships

Here you will find links to information on other great scholarships. These are not administered by the University of Newcastle so follow the links to get all the info you need.

Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait IslanderAPS Bendi Lango Initiative - a bursary of $15000 per annum to support postgraduate Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students studying psychology.

Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme


The Aurora Native Title Internship Program


Australian Agriculture Scholarship

 RAS Foundation Rural Scholarship

Russel Harland Memorial Scholarship

ArtsTravelling Marten Bequest Scholarship
Avian Hunter Bird Observers Club Grant
Business & CommerceThe 2016 Gumtree Scholarship Prize - A 200 word prize competition for a $1500 prize. Applications close 28 June 2016.
 First Rate Car Loans Scholarship - $1000 scholarship to students studying business or finance related programs. Closes December 2016.
 The Loan Panel 2016 Scholarship - $2000 Scholarship with applications closing 31 July 2016.
 Rapid Finance Scholarship Program - $2000 scholarsihp to a commerce or business student with applications closing 30 December 2016.


JB Fairfax Award for Rural Journalism

DentalSmile Marketing $1000 Dental Scholarship
Distance EducationOptimising Scholarship for Distance Education - A $2000 scholarship for students studying via Distance Education. Applications close 31 October 2016.
Environment Hunter Regional Landcare Scholarships - Scholarship opportunities in local conservation and land management initiatives. Please check the website for details and closing dates each year.


ANU - UoN Summer Vacation Scholarships

 Apex Locksmiths Scholarship - $500 to assist with study costs. Apply by 31 August 2016.

Australian-American Fulbright Commission - Find a platform on the global stage - Scholarships valued at up to $40,000 for research or study at a U.S. institution. Open to all disciplines. PLease check wqebsite for details of the roadshow, application rounds, and closing dates each year.


Australian Bicentennial Scholarships and Fellowships

 Brosa Online Retailing Scholarship - AUD$1000 toward tuition fees for a student in Marketing, Business, IT, Computer Science, or Digital Design. Closes 30th October.
 Cessnock City Council Mayoral Scholarships - several scholarships are available each year with applications closing in March. Please check the website for offer rounds and application dates.

Charlie Bell Scholarship for Future Leaders

 International Career Institute Scholarship - support to complete a Diploma level course for the successful candidate. Apply by 1 June 2016
 Little Learning School E-Commerce Scholarship - a $2000 scholarship for students in the fields of commerce, marketing, child care, e-commerce. Applications close 31 December for each year of offer.
 The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarship - aims to support a 16-24 year old LGBTIQ undertaking study with applications closing 1 October each year.
 Pipe Perfection Scholarship - $1000 scholarship closing 31 December annually.
 Positive Lending Solutions Entrepreneur Scholarship - offers the successful recpient $10,000 toward learning expenses or business ventures. Applications close 31 August 2016.
 PromisePay Scholarship - $1000 scholarship closing 31 August 2016

Rhodes Scholarships

 Senior Caregiver Scholarship - a scholarship for a student who has been carer for a parent whilst studying. Applications close 15 July 2016.
 Surviving Mesothelioma - James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund supports this scholarship/ essay competition for $1000 awarded 9 times a year.

The Menzies Fellowship and Scholarship Program - The Menzies Foundation offers several scholarship across the year to students in Allied Health, Engineering, and Law. Please check the website for different opportunities and closing dates.

Fine Arts

Vida Lahey Memorial Travelling Scholarship for emerging Australian artists and art history scholars offered annually.

HealthAllied health Clinical Placement Scholarship (NAHSSS)
 Creative Dementia Therapy Scholarship - Applications are invited from a range of disciplines and level of study for this $15,000 prize for a student/students who demonstrate excellence in the area of creative dementia therapy.

NSW Health Rural Allied Health Scholarships and Placements Grants


S.A.R.R.A.H Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship Support Scheme Allied Health Undergraduate Stream - check website for application rounds and dates each year.


Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship Support Scheme Allied Continuing Professional Development Scholarship

 S.A.R.R.A.H Rural and Remote Health Scholarship Opportunities - please look out for application dates in 2016.
InternationalAusAID's Australia Awards for prospective students from developing countries

Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships for citizens of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe and Americas to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia


Iraq's Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MoHESR) Scholarships Scheme/Future Capacity Building Program for Iraqi students


Iraq's Scholarship Program of The Higher Committee for Education Development (HCED) for Iraqi students

 Kurdistan's Regional Government (KRG) Human Capacity Development Program in Higher Education (HCDP) for Kurdish students

Kuwait's Ministry of Education Scholarships for Kuwaiti students

 Rotary Peace Fellowships funding studies at one of six Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution. Local District is seeking more applications from the Newcastle and Hunter Region.
 Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission in Australia (SACM) Scholarships for Saudi students
 Sri Lanka Government Scholarships for Foreign Students
 Thailand's Office of the Civil Service Commission (OCSC) Scholarships for Thai students
 Vietnam International Education Development (VIED) Scholarships for Vietnamese students


DAAD Information Centre Sydney Scholarships (German)


Australian Government - Rio Tinto NTRB Scholarships

MarketingBrisco Roofing Marketing Scholarship - a competitive annual scholarship for $5000 toward study expenses. Applications must be submitted prior to one of the two offer periods which commence 15 July and 1 December each year.
 Marketing Results Digital Marketing Scholarship - $2000 Scholarship/ Essay writing competition closing 31 October 2016.
 Huset Furniture Scholarship - a scholarship of $1500 for Marketing, Business, Digital Design, or IT students closing 1 November 2016.
 The Local Digital Scholarship for students in Marketing, Business, IT, Computer Science or Digital Design. Closes 31 December 2016.
 Oneflare Scholarship - Marketing Scholarship valued at $2000 closing 1 June 2016.
 Online Marketing Scholarship
 The Signal Scholarship - a $1500 scholarship for students in business, marketing, or technology oriented degrees. Applications close 31 August 2016.
 The Web Profits Digital Scholarship - $1000 Scholarship closing 31 May 2016


The International Centre for Cosmetic Medicine’s Future Leaders Scholarship 2015-17 - Applications close 31 December in each year.

Medical Rural Bonded (MRB) Scholarships


Rural Australia Medical Undergraduate Scholarship (RAMUS) Scheme


Atlas Copco Scholarship - Scholarship provided annually. Please refer to website for details.


NSW Health Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships


Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (for Practice Nurses)


Australian College of Nursing Scholarships

NutritionHealthy Living Scholarship worth $2000 from Organics on a Budget. Closes December 2015.


Rural Pharmacy Scholarship Scheme

Students from rural and remote locations who are studying pharmacy or are intending to study pharmacy are invited to apply for the Rural Pharmacy Scholarships for 2016.

Supported by the Australian Government and the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, applications for the scholarships worth up to $40,000. Please check the website for information on offer rounds and dates.

PostgraduateAllied Health Postgraduate Scholarships
PsychologyBayside Psychotherapy Scholarship - $500 scholarship and clinical experience opportunity (Melbourne).  Apply by 28 July 2016.
 S.A.R.R.A.H Clinical Psychology Scholarships - Applications open 6 August to 15 October 2015.


ANU Summer Research Scholarships

 Gowrie Scholarship - $5000 per annum. Please check website for offer years and application dates.


Rotary Global Grants


Royal Agricultural Society Rural scholarships

 The Bendigo & Adelaide Bank Scholarships
ScienceYoung Scientist Travel Award
 YourContacts Scholarship is a $1200 scholarship to undergraduate or postgraduate students in the fields of Medicine or Science.


The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS) Scholarships


NSW Teachers Federation Trainee Teachers Scholarships


Teach NSW Teacher Education Scholarships Program

 Aqua Vista Glass Scholarship (for Physical Education Teachers)
TravelBrazil Scholarship Program - Strategy and Marketing
 TravelBird Scholarship - Scholarship for work placement in the TravelBrid Amsterdam Office for 3 -6 months. Applications close 31 May 2016. Travel Scholarships


Gallipoli Scholarship - A $5000 Scholarship closing 1 March annually.

 Australian Veterans' Children Assistance Trust (AVCAT)


Australian Federation of Graduate Women NSW Jamieson Award - the AFGW provide several award each year to women studying at tertiary level. Please apply by 30 April.


The Australian Federation of University Women - South Australia Inc. Trust Fund